Area Profile - Exeter

The local authority district of Exeter is located in south east Devon. Ten miles inland from
the south coast at the head of the Exe estuary, the city is located between Teignbridge to the
west and East Devon to the east. Spatially, the administrative area is the smallest in Devon,
although measured by resident population it is the third largest with around 118,800. In terms
of employee jobs, it is the largest district in Devon with 92,300 people working in over 4,000
businesses and accounting for 30% of all employee jobs in the county.